All the pieces of your next brilliant idea may be all around you at this very moment. All you need to do is to combine them in a meaningful way. This idea generator can be used in countless ways. It will allow you to quickly synthesize the components of design in ways you never imagined before.
Here I have applied the idea generator to combine canework techniques (listed on the inside circle) with various uses for cane slices. (listed on the outside circle). Each time I rotate the spinner, I read twelve new combinations. I could also use this for color schemes, bead shapes and jewelry patterns, themes and projects etc. This post shows how I used the idea generator as a creativity prompt with my elementary art students.
Just so that I can brag, here are some of the examples made with faux wood inlay canes.